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Infants Get Herpes After Ritual Jewish Circumcisions: Officials

Infants Get Herpes After Ritual Jewish Circumcisions: Officials

Two more infants were diagnosed with herpes this month after undergoing ritual Jewish circumcisions, the Health Department says. Read »

3 hours ago
Hundreds Attend Wake for Man Who Died in Police Custody

Hundreds Attend Wake for Man Who Died in Police Custody

Hundreds of friends, family members and advocates are expected to gather in Brooklyn for the funeral of 43-year-old... Read »

45 minutes ago

"I Lost Everything": Strike Kills Gaza Man's Family

A man in Gaza is mourning the death of his wife and children after two Israeli missiles slammed into the... Watch »

57 minutes ago
FAA Extends Ban on U.S. Flights to Israel as Conflict Rages

FAA Extends Ban on U.S. Flights to Israel as Conflict Rages

The Federal Aviation Administration says it will continue its ban on U.S. airline flights to Tel Aviv... Watch »

5 hours ago
StubHub Users Targeted in $10 Million Hack Scam

StubHub Users Targeted in $10 Million Hack Scam

Cyber thieves got into more than 1,000 StubHub customers' accounts and fraudulently bought tickets for events... Read »

2 hours ago
Study: Many Heavy Kids Think They're Normal Weight

Study: Many Heavy Kids Think They're Normal Weight

Nearly a third of children in a national survey didn't have an accurate idea of their own weight — most of... Read »

Jul 23, 2014
NYC Is Least Happy City in America: Study

NYC Is Least Happy City in America: Study

People living in the Big Apple are in rotten moods more often than people in other cities, according to a... Read »

2 hours ago
Man in Scrubs Rapes Woman at Gunpoint on NYC Street: NYPD

Man in Scrubs Rapes Woman at Gunpoint on NYC Street: NYPD

A man in white scrubs approached a woman on a Bronx street and raped her at gunpoint, police say. Watch »

Jul 23, 2014
Innocent Man Wrongly Convicted Walks Free After 20 Years in Prison

Innocent Man Wrongly Convicted Walks Free After 20 Years in Prison

A suburban Chicago man wrongly convicted of murder is free for the first time in 20 years, after a court overturned... Watch »

18 minutes ago
Nigerian Email Scammers Shift to Malware and Hacking

Nigerian Email Scammers Shift to Malware and Hacking

Nigerian scammers known worldwide for sending out grammatically challenged emails promising huge sums of money... Read »

16 minutes ago
Teen Pilot Aiming for Around-the-World Record Crashes in Ocean, Dies

Teen Pilot Aiming for Around-the-World Record Crashes in Ocean, Dies

An Indiana teenager who was attempting to set a record for an around-the-world flight has died in a crash over... Read »

2 hours ago
4 Young Adults Sought in Brooklyn Bridge Flags Probe: Officials

4 Young Adults Sought in Brooklyn Bridge Flags Probe: Officials

Police say the four people captured on video entering Brooklyn Bridge around the time two bleached-white... Read »

2 hours ago
U.S. Ships Arrive in Gulf as Blasts Rock Baghdad

U.S. Ships Arrive in Gulf as Blasts Rock Baghdad

The aircraft carrier USS George H.W. Bush and two other U.S. Navy ships arrived in the Persian Gulf Sunday, as Iraqi... Watch »

Jun 15, 2014

"Gasping and Snorting": Inmate Dies 2 Hours After Execution

An hour after his execution got underway, an Arizona inmate was still "gasping and snorting," his lawyers... Read »

28 minutes ago
Pit Bull Stolen, Tortured With Acid in N.M.

Pit Bull Stolen, Tortured With Acid in N.M.

A pit bull in New Mexico is recovering after it was stolen from its owner and apparently attacked with acid,... Watch »

2 hours ago
Colon Overpowers Seattle in New York's 3-2 Win

Colon Overpowers Seattle in New York's 3-2 Win

Bartolo Colon came within seven outs of a perfect game, giving up a single to Robinson Cano with two outs in... Read »

57 minutes ago
Abandoned Dog Couldn't Walk Under Matted Fur: SPCA

Abandoned Dog Couldn't Walk Under Matted Fur: SPCA

A dog found in an abandoned home was brought in to a Long Island animal shelter with fur so painfully thick... Watch »

3 hours ago
Heart Attacks Deadliest for Young Women, Study Finds

Heart Attacks Deadliest for Young Women, Study Finds

Young women are more likely to die from heart attacks than young men, according to a new study in the Journal of the... Read »

3 hours ago
Los Angeles Ex-Councilman Convicted of Felony Voter Fraud

Los Angeles Ex-Councilman Convicted of Felony Voter Fraud

Former Los Angeles City Councilman Richard Alarcon was convicted Wednesday on some of the voter fraud and... Read »

3 hours ago

"Unjustified": Trial Starts in Detroit Woman's Killing

Opening arguments were presented and first witnesses were called to the stand Wednesday in the trail of... Read »

3 hours ago
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